Food Bank Update

Food Bank Update – July 17, 2020 Effective Monday July 20, 2020, our Food Bank at 502 Spadina Avenue will be open longer hours to serve those who come to the Mission. The new Food Bank hours are: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 9:00 AM to 11:45 AM 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (closed daily for lunch 11:45am – 1pm) … Read More

2020 Camp Update

Camp Update – May 19, 2020 Dear Parents/Guardians, In light of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, we must cancel Scott Mission Camp programs this summer. The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health, has informed us that overnight camps will not be permitted to operate this summer. While we are saddened by this cancellation, the health and … Read More

Through the Eyes of a Nurse on the Frontlines

Tracy began volunteering at The Scott Mission four years ago. She knew her specialty in healthcare as a nurse was needed among the homeless population and that through her caregiving, she could build relationships to share Christ’s mercy and love with people utilizing the Mission’s many services. So when the Mission’s leadership recently asked Tracy to join their staff to … Read More

“We have to help one another . . . this is my way of helping out.”

A true Good Samaritan, Louise, determined to do all she could to help her neighbours who are hungry, hurting, and homeless by supporting The Scott Mission. “I’m in the GTA and thought I should help people in my own area. I see so many people without a home, young and old,” she says. “So a couple of years ago, I … Read More

The Scott Mission response to the COVID-19 pandemic- a message from Peter Duraisami

Peter Duraisami

Friday March 13, 2020 The Scott Mission is deeply concerned about the wellbeing of our clients, volunteers, donors, community members, and staff. We appreciate your ongoing support during the COVID-19 pandemic as we take extra measures to ensure safety for our community. Our clients are amongst some of the most vulnerable in Toronto and we are committed to responsibly and … Read More